Diego Zuluaga writes for The Spectator

Diego Zuluaga, Financial Services Research Fellow at the Institute of Economic Affairs has written for The Spectator following the unrest in the region last week.

In his article Diego argues that Spain is among the world’s most decentralised rich nations, alongside Canada and Switzerland. The illegal actions of the Catalan government contravene the foundational document of Spanish democracy, which nine out of ten Catalans voted for in referendum. They are illegitimate because the Catalan government has failed to reach a mutually agreeable arrangement with the Spanish government to organise a plebiscite.

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